Concise Seashore Wildlife Guide

Concise Seashore Wildlife Guide

Author: Bloomsbury

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 9781472918413

Category: Nature

Page: 192

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This mini guide covers almost 180 species that live in the area between land and sea called the intertidal, or littoral, zone. It includes all the most common molluscs, crustaceans, seaweeds, fishes, spiny creatures such as starfishes and sea urchins, mammals and many other species found here, and is invaluable for anyone wanting to find out more about the fascinating shells and other objects they may pick up on our shores. All the species are illustrated with superb full-colour artworks, and a concise written account for each covers size, general description, habitat, ecology, and distribution in Britain and the near Continent. The easy-to-follow layouts and beautiful artworks aid quick and accurate identification, making this guide an indispensable reference in the field as well as at home. Sandra Doyle, Bridgette James, Denys Ovenden, Melanie Perkins, Helen Senior and Lyn Wells painted the illustrations.
Concise Seashore Wildlife Guide
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Bloomsbury
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-11-06 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

This mini guide covers almost 180 species that live in the area between land and sea called the intertidal, or littoral, zone. It includes all the most common molluscs, crustaceans, seaweeds, fishes, spiny creatures such as starfishes and sea urchins, mammals and many other species found here, and is invaluable
Concise Garden Bird Guide
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Bloomsbury
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-10-02 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

This beautifully illustrated mini field guide is first and foremost a garden bird identification guide containing detailed descriptions of the most commonly encountered species, as well as some rarities and birds you may only see flying overhead in gardens. Eighty-eight species, illustrated with more than 400 superb full-colour artworks, are
Close-up and Macro Photography
Language: en
Pages: 308
Authors: Robert Thompson
Categories: Photography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-09-18 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Focusing on fieldcraft techniques for macro and close-up photography, Thompson covers the vital but often overlooked skills necessary to achieve consistent professional results in the field. Case studies covering a broad and often challenging group of subjects from the seashore to your back garden form the core of the lavishly
Concise Pond Wildlife Guide
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Bloomsbury
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-05-21 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

This beautifully illustrated mini field guide is packed with information on more than 190 species of animal and plant that inhabit still-water bodies such as ponds, pools and small lakes in northern Europe. A vast number of species occurs in these habitats, so the book is selective, but it pictures
Green Guide to Seashore Life Of Britain And Europe
Language: en
Pages: 112
Authors: Bob Gibbons
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-08 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Bloomsbury Green Guides are portable handbooks to the most commonly found species in Britain and Europe. Our coastlines are home to a wide range of animals and plants, some that are iconic sights on beaches and others that we only see when we look more closely. The Green Guide to